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Be Ethical: Students should research brands to encourage fair labor practices, dissuade exploitative child labor

Be Ethical: Students should research brands to encourage fair labor practices, dissuade exploitative child labor

Raiha Zainab

December 13, 2018

The holiday season is all about love, food, snow—and best of all: gifts. ‘Tis the season when Santa comes to town and we show our love for each other through a pile of presents underneath the Christmas tree. However, while this season of giving is an amazing time for most, there is an underlying cost...

Let’s Talk About Sex. . . Education: With new sexual education laws in Indiana, CHS students, staff debate state of sex ed at our school

Let’s Talk About Sex. . . Education: With new sexual education laws in Indiana, CHS students, staff debate state of sex ed at our school

Misha Rekhter and Raiha Zainab

October 25, 2018

This past June, Indiana legislators passed Senate Enrolled Act 65, a law that requires schools to seek written consent from a parent or guardian before providing lessons on human sexuality in addition to Indiana’s abstinence-only curriculum. Over the years, sexual education has been a controversia...

Sophomore Jiwon Yu

Sophomore Jiwon Yu

May 18, 2018

Artist and sophomore Jiwon Yu uses colored pencils to work on her Frida Kahlo portrait. Yu said she added her own twist to the portrait in order to personalize it.

Sophomore Natalie Wells

Sophomore Natalie Wells

May 18, 2018

Artist and sophomore Natalie Wells colors in final touches with white chalk on one of her pieces. Wells said she tries to redraw pictures and express what she’s feeling at the moment.

Junior Jacob Freedman

Junior Jacob Freedman

May 18, 2018

Artist and junior Jacob Freedman displays his semi-realistic piece that he said depicts a monster and a human. Freedman said he was trying to demonstrate different emotions through the facial expressions of each figure in the painting.

NAHS to work with Theraplay

NAHS to work with Theraplay

Raiha Zainab

May 5, 2018

National Art Honor Society (NAHS) is working with Theraplay, a horse therapy clinic that works with kids with special needs, to host a fundraiser on May 8, according to NAHS sponsor Jennifer Bubp. The fundraiser is called Horsepower 500. There, Indy 500 race car drivers will compete in tricycle races to r...

Your Classes, Your Choices: CHS students should choose courses based on interests rather than outside pressures.

Your Classes, Your Choices: CHS students should choose courses based on interests rather than outside pressures.

Raiha Zainab

April 20, 2018

It's now that time of year when everyone starts preparing for the year ahead, whether that means preparing for your final days at this school or just a well-needed summer break. It is also that time of year when everyone finalizes their class schedules, making sure that you’re happy with what you’re taking.

NAHS to host all-district art show at Carmel Public Library

NAHS to host all-district art show at Carmel Public Library

Raiha Zainab

January 31, 2018

This Thursday, National Art Honor Society (NAHS) plans to help host an all-district art show at the Carmel Public Library from 4 to 6 p.m. According to NAHS sponsor Jennifer Bubp, the show is open to all students from Carmel Clay Schools, and each school will be represented. NAHS members will pass out treats to the y...

Alone in the crowd?

Alone in the crowd?

Raiha Zainab and Angela Qian

January 25, 2018

At 13, senior Kelsey Irwin said she lost her motivation to keep going. She started to quit everything she had loved doing: theater, dance, choir, hockey, volleyball, soccer and more—the list goes on. It was at this point in her life when she was close to giving up. She almost let her “inner demons”...

National Art Honor Society to have induction ceremony, start off a new year

National Art Honor Society to have induction ceremony, start off a new year

Raiha Zainab

January 18, 2018

This semester marks the second year of National Art Honor Society (NAHS) at CHS. Like last year, Art Club changed into NAHS for its second semester. NAHS sponsor Jennifer Bubp said all the inductees have been notified, and the NAHS will have its induction ceremony on Jan. 16 at 7 p.m. in the Media Cente...

Don’t Ignore It. CHS students should address, not ignore controversial issues.

Don’t Ignore It. CHS students should address, not ignore controversial issues.

Raiha Zainab

December 14, 2017

Here in our lovely city of Carmel, everything has always looked appealing and attractive. After all, we live in the number one city in America. We go to a great school. Everyone seems to be rich and happy. Everything is just perfect. Except it isn’t.  Moving to Carmel in seventh grade, I had a cer...

Art Club to make change to National Art Honor Society

Art Club to make change to National Art Honor Society

Raiha Zainab

November 25, 2017

According to Hannah Martin, Art Club president and senior, Art Club is soon coming to an end by the end of the semester, as next semester, it will be changing National Art Honor Society (NAHS), an organization that requires an application process. Art Club sponsor Jennifer Bubp said the applications...